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True crime or crime fiction?

With the launch of the first series of Serial in 2014, the true-crime podcast became a recognised new genre – and a popular one: according to… 296 more words


4 Podcasts I'm Obsessed with Right Now

The Moth:  “True Stories Told Live.” I’ve been obsessed with The Moth for a while now. Just like their tagline suggests, real people tell true stories on stage. 271 more words


On the Media as multimodal writing

Serial: The Podcast of Choice 

The podcast I chose is called “Serial”. This podcast falls under investigative journalism and is three seasons long with multiple episodes for each season, each close to an hour long. 344 more words

Epic Heroines or Antagonists? Penelope.

— Penelope
— women and speech
— muthos
— masculinity

1. Attic red-figure vase (skyphos), 450-400 BCE in Chiusi, Museo Archeologico Nazionale. … 720 more words


Serial Podcast Coming Back for Its Third Season Later This Month

The wildly popular Serial podcast is coming back for a third season later this month.

The show’s creators at This American Life announced that Serial… 208 more words


A Story That May Make Your Day

The view above is a stretch of Continental Divide passing through Costa Rica’s central valley. The snapshot is taken from the road close to our home. 252 more words

Personal Statement


  • weekly (long breaks in-between seasons)
  • 30-45 minutes
  • personal, interview
  • start at episode 1
  • first episode: September 23, 2016
  • Gimlet Media (New York City)
  • listen via 
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